Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Broadcast Journalism

This BJTC accredited, practical course will prepare you to work in radio, TV and factual programming and will provide you with the essential skills which you'll need to undertake a career within the multiplatform world of broadcasting. This journalism course is taught in our multimillion pound development based at the City Campus which hosts one of the largest newsrooms in the UK, a TV studio which has production facilities and three radio studios. The course is taught by our experienced staff members who have impressive experience in broadcasting, with many of our news days led by guest broadcasters from the BBC and commercial stations. This course will provide you with a solid grounding in media law, public administration and ethics and regulation. You will become familiar with studios, be given professional voice training to help your presentation skills, and gain a solid grounding in media law, public administration, ethics and regulation. You will also work with other students on regular news days that replicate industry practice, producing news packages for radio, television and our online news blog. This hands-on course prepares you for the multi-platform world of broadcasting, with our graduates working in companies such as the BBC, ITN, Sky News and BAFTA.

Entry requirements

MA: A good Honours degree (minimum 2.1) and enthusiasm for, or experience of journalism. Applicants with a 2.2 and substantial experience will be considered. Applications from candidates with non-standard entry qualifications will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in reading and writing, and 5.5 in speaking and listening. All journalism applicants will be asked to submit a written piece as part of their application.

Course modules

See our website for a full list of modules available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 2,670 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 2,670 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 2,670 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 2,670 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2019 2,670 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 5,340 per Year 1 (England) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (International) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 5,340 per Year 1 (EU) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 5,340 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 5,340 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 5,340 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus NG1 4FQ East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
NTU Admissions
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01158484200